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El Pobre Luis

Arribenos 2393 y Blanco Encalada | Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4780-5847
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“parrilla” (17 reviews)
“grilled meat” (5 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Arribenos 2393 y Blanco Encalada | Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner here! The steak was incredible, the garlic parsley fries were delicious, and the grilled provolone cheese was amazing! Everything was wonderful!

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Strange to say this, but is getting difficult to find a good parrilla in the last years in BA. Some with good meat are crazy touristic and overpriced, others more local give you not real good meat. El pobre Luis has the prefect combination: good...More

1  Thank andykdv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be prepared to wait for a bit - but it's very worth it. Charming restaurant in the Belgrano neighborhood with red accents laid against original brickwork and adorned with soccer jerseys. This place is all about the famous grilled meats with very generous portions. We...More

Thank txtraveller79
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We chose El Pobre Luis based upon recommendations from co-workers. We showed up at 8:00pm because we heard they fill up fast. We were able to get in and grab a great table for 2. The menu has many choices, and my wife and I...More

Thank karlsbennion
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awesome meats! We had ribeye, T-Bone and ribs and were rolling home. T-bone was close to 1 kilo. One of the best we ever had (And trust me, we had a lot...). All kinds of different cuts, fantastic starters, excellent wine selection (Argentinians). Great...More

1  Thank Eckhard H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you are looking for having a good argentinian meat, a really great asado and you are also looking for have the real experience in a parrilla like are true argentinian go, yo should go there. The meal it's gonna be amazing and the atmosphere...More

Thank candelariai2017
Reviewed 22 May 2017

very nice setup and atmosphere. Staff takes good care of you. Valet parking available. Very good meat oriented food.

Thank Stephane R
Reviewed 5 May 2017

great place, excellent service, the witers are the best, the food is wonderful, I went 2 times in a week, and the waiter recomended to me diferents cuts and they didn't disapoint me.

Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Great authentic Argentinian grilled meats. I especially liked the kidney and the glands. Their steaks are really juicy too.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The place is great with excellent cuts and good service. The place has a loud environment but it is a lot of fun. We tried a bit of everything so I can safely say get anything you wont regret it. The main problem with this...More

Thank Luis C
As one of the main commercial hubs of Buenos Aires,
Belgrano has something for everyone. The myriad of
shop windows in Cabildo Ave. will draw you in, but it
is Chinatown — an area of no more than two square
blocks — which will keep you hooked. Crowned by an
ornate arch marking its entrance and filled with small
stores packed to the brim, it is a place where colour
and scent emanate from every corner, particularly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arribenos 2393 y Blanco Encalada | Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Belgrano
  • Neighbourhood: Belgrano
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4780-5847
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